Nancy Torrance

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Pineapple Upside Down Cupcakes Recipe

"Love to make these little guys for family gatherings or just as treats for home to pack into lunches. Easy recipe to make. Adaptations can be made …

Dessert

This Food Hack Gives 'Grilled Cheese' a Whole New Meaning

There are only so many more days left to grill before the weather turns, so put this on the top of your bucket list.<p>You know that baked brie wrapped …

Cooking

12 books you should listen to as audiobooks instead

I've been an insatiable reader ever since I first learned how letters joined together to form words. One tool my grandfather used to teach me how to read was a small tape recorder, and our routine was that he had me practice reading aloud each night into the microphone.<p>Somewhere, there are tapes of …

Blueberry Pie | America's Test Kitchen

This recipe was developed using fresh blueberries, but unthawed frozen blueberries (our favorite brands are Wyman’s and Cascadian Farm) will work as …

Recipe: Berry Pineapple Fruit Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

My favorite approach to cooking — especially when it comes to potlucks, parties, and picnics — is to start with a dish that's a well-loved, familiar …

It Took Me 20 Years to Pin Down Grandma's Gnocchi

<i>Every so often, we scour the site for cool recipes from our community that we then test, photograph, and feature. This one comes from cdilaura, who shares a favorite recipe from her grandmother that's simple, satisfying, and make-ahead friendly.</i><p>I grew up going to my Italian grandmother's every …

Versailles: A History

• <b>Author:</b> Robert B. Abrams<p>King Louis XIV had many loves, but none as compelling as Versailles, the modest country estate he transformed into one of the world's most spectacular palaces. Here is the dramatic - and tragic - story of Versailles and the men and women who made it their home.

101 Cookbooks logo

Great cookie recipes are like gold. Are there is a long list of great ones here! There are classics like chocolate chip cookies, shortbread, skillet …

Crunchy Roasted Parmesan Potatoes: This is the right way to do it

I often wonder if my son may have been switched at birth because he tends to turn up his nose at mashed potatoes, instead of diving in face first …

How to Cook Steak in the Oven

Love cooking steak at home but hate smoking up your kitchen? We’ve got the recipe for you. All you need is a great steak, a large cast-iron skillet, …

This pressure-cooker beef stroganoff doesn’t skimp on flavor

Pressure cooker beef stroganoff. (Jess Fleming/ Pioneer Press)I was looking for something comforting to make in my electric pressure cooker recently, …

Recipes

The Instant Pot Starter Guide for Me and You

This is for everyone who ordered an Instant Pot recently, and also, somewhat selfishly, for myself. It's an Instant Pot Starter Guide - all the …

Cooking

Strengthen your glutes for better balance and less pain

Weak or inactive glutes – which are all too common – can contribute to lower back, hip, knee and ankle pain, not to mention reduced daily function and decreased endurance, strength and power.<p>The causes include excessive sitting (tight hip flexors), habituated improper loading patterns …

The 10 Essential Instant Pot Recipes to Know by Heart

I've had my Instant Pot for about two-and-a-half years, but I lean on it so regularly that it feels like it's been a part of my meal prep and …

Equifax’s Instructions Are Confusing. Here’s What to Do Now.

It’s time for all of us to play defense, because Equifax clearly did not.<p>In the wake of the epic breach of as many as 143 million of our Social Security numbers, names and addresses from the company’s credit files, the company put up a website that attempted to make sense of things for …

Identity Theft

Cook this: Eggplant gratin is equally delicious cold or warm from the oven

<i>Our cookbook of the week is In My Kitchen by legendary cookbook author and chef Deborah Madison. Over the next four days, we’ll feature recipes from</i> …

An Incredibly Useful Beginner's Photoshop Tutorial

Adobe Photoshop is the go-to photo editing and manipulation software available online, mainly used by professional photographers and designers. It …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Frank Sinatra's Fettuccine Recipe Is the Perfect Dinner Dish

We'd expect nothing less from the Italian-American crooner.<p>Before you commit to the latest diet trend and swear off carbs entirely in 2017, you'll want to give Frank Sinatra's famous fettuccine recipe a try. Originally published in <i>The Sinatra Celebrity Cookbook: Barbara, Frank, and Friends</i> …

200+ Posters From the Golden Age of Graphic Design Are Now Free to Download

Today, more and more cultural institutions have started to offer free art resources to the public through online archives. From high-quality reproductions of antique photographs to museum-approved art books, these complimentary materials promote and exhibit the endless possibilities of Internet …

Art

Canadians feel for aboriginals, but our patience for too many insults has limits

It seems the federal Liberals are starting to pay a price for their arrogance. It is a cautionary tale for others including aboriginal militants …

Homemade Butter Mints

Homemade Butter Mints are the perfect after-dinner treat! These easy mints have a wonderfully smooth and creamy texture, with just a hint of vanilla. …

Cream Cheese

Everyone Needs To Create A Tick Kit, And Here's Why

I want you to create a Tick Kit.<p>Yes, that’s right. A Tick Kit.<p>I may be a tad obsessed, but I prefer the word “aware.” I’m aware because it’s real. It …

Disease

How to make Fresh Mint Chocolate Cake

For the cake<p>100 g butter or soft margarine<br>• 100 g caster sugar<br>• 100 g self-raising flour<br>• 1 rounded tbsp of cocoa powder<br>• 2 tbsp hot water<br>• 2 large eggs, …

How to Accurately Color Match in Photoshop

Adjusting colors of specific elements in a photograph can be used to bring harmony to an image or to add creative flair. Here’s a 5-minute video that …

10 Gmail Shortcuts Everybody Ought to Know

If you're anything like me, you spend a lot of time each day clicking through your inbox. (And, admittedly, if you're anything like me you also walk …

The 3-Ingredient Pizza Crust That Rocks Our World

If you've ever made your own pizza crust, it was probably either for a special occasion or during a cooking class. It just feels so... gourmet. Which …

Here's how to add a microSD card slot to your iPhone or iPad

Tired of paying Apple big bucks for extra storage when Android users get to enjoy a microSD card slot? Here how you can add a microSD card slot to …